Carlin Ferraro

Freelance Book Cover Designer & Artist

3223
Location:San Clemente, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/carlinferraro
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$50
Rate/Hr
EXPERIENCE

May 2013 – Present COASTAL SPEECH THERAPY- Irvine, CA
Intern/Assistant to a Speech and Language Pathologist

• Working with a wide variety of diagnoses: autism, Aspergers, receptive, reflexive, and pragmatic language disorders, articulation disorders, dyspraxia, etc.
• Gathering and utilizing stimuli and a therapy schedule in both individual and group sessions
• Collaborating with other staff members regarding therapy sessions
• Conducting preschool speech and language screenings
• Presenting detailed therapy session notes and easy-to-use tips to parents
• Illustrating a social skills book entitled "Flexi Lexi" to be utilized in sessions to encourage flexible language use

October 2011- Present UNIVERSITY TUTOR- Orange County, CA
Private English Tutor and Editor

• Working with those who have trouble with English and/or want to improve their spoken and written English
• Arranging of personalized activities and worksheets for clients to cater to their needs
• Provide support for students in English with an emphasis on reading comprehension, writing, critical thinking, and literary analysis
• I have edited papers for college students, including personal statement and PhD thesis papers

February 2010- June 2012 LIVING STREAM MINISTRY – NON-PROFIT WORK PROGRAM Anaheim, CA
Youth Group Counselor

• Led one-on-one and small group counseling sessions with teenage youth (clients) to discuss critical, confidential, and sensitive personal issues
• Co-coordinated with four-member team to develop and oversee after-school tutoring and mentoring programs for at-risk teenage youth
• Assessed client progress, wrote weekly progress reports on each client and presented findings to senior counselor supervisor
• Helped several at-risk clients overcome a variety of behavioral, motivational, and special social needs through counseling sessions
Proofreading
• Proofread and edited manuscripts in preparation for publication into books and magazines for Living Stream Ministry

January 2010 – CHILDCARE SERVICES Los Angeles, CA
September 2010
• Provided childcare and household management for professional couple
• Arranged games & other entertainment activities for children to create a positive childcare environment

Sept 2007 – UCLA LAW SCHOOL BOOKSTORE
March 2009

Cashier
• Responsible for managing a cash register and handling customer inquiries at a busy college campus bookstore

Sept 2003 – TMC AMERICA – REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT COMPANY-Irvine, CA Dec 2005

Administrative Assistant

• Responsible for gathering data to include in weekly project management reports
• Performed clerical tasks such as sending faxes, mailing packages, ordering office supplies, and managing the front office

EDUCATION

August 2012- ORANGE COAST COLLEGE & UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY ONLINE Costa Mesa, CA
August 2013 Prerequisite Coursework for M.A., Speech Language Pathology--15 Credits

Sept 2007 – UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES Los Angeles, CA
June 2009 B.A., History

Aug 2005 – ORANGE COAST COLLEGE Costa Mesa, CA
May 2007

ADDITIONAL

• Volunteer: I currently volunteer part-time with Christian clubs at the University of California Irvine and Irvine Valley College, helping out with cooking for events, hosting events, holding small group Bible studies and counseling students one-on-one
• Hobbies: reading, writing, zumba, piano, singing, editing/proofreading, volunteering with children, painting, children's book illustrating
Skills (2) Rating
Book Cover Design
Art